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5 Matching questions

  1. Sacred space
  2. Shamanism
  3. Jainism
  4. Ethnic religion
  5. Enclave/exclave
  1. a Enclave is an area belonging to another country but surrounded by one other country / Exclave is a part of one country not attached to the rest of itself
  2. b This is the range of traditional beliefs and practices that claim the ability to cure, heal, and cause pain to people.
  3. c A religion with a rather concentrated distribution whose principles are likely to be based on the physical characteristics of the particular location where its adherents are located; most religions start off as an ethnic religion.
  4. d A religion and philosophy originating in ancient India. Stresses spiritual independence and equality throughout all life.
  5. e place or space people infuse with religious meaning

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. It is the religion of ancient Hebrews, said to be one of the first monotheistic faiths. This is important to HG because many other religions have been based off it.
  2. Created in India, approximately 4,000 years ago with >750 million followers today. Unlike other religions, no single founder or text; heaven isn't always the ultimate goal in life. Third largest in world religion behind Christianity and Islam. Religion is inseparable from life; god (Brahman, universal soul) may be in many forms (polytheistic); karma (what goes around comes around; transferability of the soul) and reincarnation are cornerstones; caste system locks people into class levels
  3. The dispersion of people from their original homeland
  4. a monotheistic religion originating with the teachings of Muhammad in the Qu'ran, a key religious figure in the 6th c. CE. It is the second largest religion in the world (fastest growing due to birth rates), and has impacted the world greatly, especially boundaries (e.g., North Africa, "Middle East"). Half of the world's 1.1 billion Muslims live in four countries outside the Middle East: Indonesia, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and India. The two major branches are Sunni and Shiah (Shiites believe in the infallibility of imams; are concentrated mostly in Iran and eastern Iraq)
  5. The rebirth a soul in a new body

5 True/False questions

  1. Theocracya political unit governed by a deity (or by officials thought to be divinely guided)

          

  2. Feng ShuiCreated in India, approximately 4,000 years ago with >750 million followers today. Unlike other religions, no single founder or text; heaven isn't always the ultimate goal in life. Third largest in world religion behind Christianity and Islam. Religion is inseparable from life; god (Brahman, universal soul) may be in many forms (polytheistic); karma (what goes around comes around; transferability of the soul) and reincarnation are cornerstones; caste system locks people into class levels

          

  3. Universalizing religion, proselytic religiona religion in which the followers attempt to appeal to all people, and actively seek concerts wherever they may live in the world, not just to those of one culture or location. There are three religions that practice this - they are Christianity, Islam, and Buddhism. To proselytize is to try to convert another person to your religion. .

          

  4. MormonismThis is the range of traditional beliefs and practices that claim the ability to cure, heal, and cause pain to people.

          

  5. Monotheism/polytheisma term used to describe religious, ideological, and cultural aspects of the various denominations of the Latter Day Saint movement. It is practiced around the world, but is concentrated in Utah.

          

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